In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we learn that Al Haymon’s signing spree continues with Abner Mares and Andrzej Fonfara becoming the enigmatic advisor’s latest signees.
Fans from around the globe share outrage over the Danny Garcia-Rod Salka mismatch, thoughts on a potential Garcia-Lamont Peterson fight, enthusiasm for the Francisco Rodriguez-Katsunari Takayama Fight of the Year candidate, and lots of mythical matchups in this week’s Monday mailbag.
RingTV’s Bill Emes caught up with an emotional Rod Salka in this exclusive post-fight locker room interview following his devastating KO loss to Danny Garcia. Salka discusses what went wrong and what his future plans are.
RING junior welterweight champ Danny Garcia made short work of Rod Salka, dropping the undersized underdog three times in Round 2 of a non-title bout on Saturday at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. Garcia laid Salka out flat on his back with the third knockdown, ending the fight at 2:31 of the round.
RingTV.com’s coverage of Danny Garcia-Rod Salka tonight will feature live, round by round updates. Follow this link, bookmark and get all the action.
RING junior welterweight champ Danny Garcia weighed in at 141.75 pounds for his non-title bout against Rod Salka, who weighed 141 at Friday’s official weigh-in held outside of the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., the site of their Showtime-televised main event on Saturday.
Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook is a Showtime special of sorts, focusing on each of Saturday night’s six tripleheader participants.
RingTV’s Bill Emes visited Rod Salka’s private camp an hour south of Pittsburgh to talk to the underdog about his training, his unexpected Aug. 9 shot at junior welterweight champ Danny Garcia and the backlash to the fight. Video includes training footage.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get the official weights for tonight’s edition of “Friday Night Fights,” notable underdog victories and much more.
RING 140-pound champ Danny Garcia says he is “more energized” as a result the 142-pound catchweight for his Aug. 9 non-title fight with Rod Salka. Garcia, as well as Lamont Peterson, who fights in the co-feature, spoke to media during a Wednesday conference call.
Rod Salka believes he will beat RING junior welterweight champ Danny Garcia on Aug. 9 despite the fact that he was already considered an undersized foe before the non-title bout was renegotiated to a 142-pound catchweight.
Former IBF lightweight titleholder Paul Spadafora discusses his eight-round decision over Hector Velasquez in Pittsburgh, Pa., on July 11. The once-beaten veteran (49-1-1) also talks about how he plans to help Rod Salka upset Danny Garcia on Aug 9.
Rod Salka responds to Teddy Atlas and the veteran broadcaster’s critical “Friday Night Fights” commentary on his Aug. 9 shot at Danny Garcia from his Pittsburgh-based training camp.
Angel Garcia, the father and trainer of junior welterweight champ Danny Garcia, says his son will not be bothered with boxing tactics from Aug. 9 challenger Rod Salka, who hopes to improve on Mauricio Herrera’s game plan. Garcia says his son will “destroy” Salka.
Rod Salka talked about his Aug. 9 challenge to junior welterweight champ Danny Garcia after the kick-off press conference at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, the site of the Showtime-televised main event. Salka isn’t bothered by critics, who pooh-pooh the matchup and his chances.
Despite being the favorites going into their respective fights on August 9, RING junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia, Lamont Peterson and Danny Jacobs have been warned that their opponents are dangerous – because they’re underdogs.